Cortland Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 11:05 PM EDT Jul. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1230 am EDT for
southern Cortland and northeastern Tompkins counties...

At 1102 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. The storms are slowly moving out
of the area, but additional brief heavy downpours are possible. Up
to three inches of rain has already fallen.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cortland, Virgil, Dryden, Solon, McGraw, Freeville, South Cortland,
East Freetown, Munsons Corners and MC Lean.

Additional rainfall amounts of around 1 inch are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.


Lat... Lon 4265 7592 4250 7589 4244 7636 4258 7635


Bjt


Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:16 PM EDT Jul. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
southern Cortland County in central New York...
northeastern Tompkins County in central New York...

* until 1215 am EDT.

* At 915 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor
drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cortland, Homer, Virgil, Groton, Dryden, Solon, McGraw, Harford,
Marathon and Freeville.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 4266 7596 4245 7595 4242 7640 4260 7642


Bjt


Special Statement
Issued: 11:29 PM EDT Jul. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Strong thunderstorm will affect... southwestern Otsego...
northwestern Broome... southeastern Cortland... northeastern Tioga...
southeastern Tompkins and Chenango counties until 1215 am EDT...

At 1127 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking an area of strong
thunderstorms near Union Center, or near greater Binghamton Airport,
moving northeast at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Johnson City, Endicott, Norwich, Maine, Sidney, Guilford, Plymouth,
North Norwich, Nanticoke and Coventry.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to
minor flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 4233 7530 4232 7541 4229 7542 4208 7617
      4226 7636 4274 7599 4274 7589 4272 7589
      4274 7527 4236 7526
time... Mot... loc 0327z 237deg 46kt 4220 7609


Mjm


1129 PM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

... Strong thunderstorm will affect... southwestern Otsego...
northwestern Broome... southeastern Cortland... northeastern Tioga...
southeastern Tompkins and Chenango counties until 1215 am EDT...

At 1127 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking an area of strong
thunderstorms near Union Center, or near greater Binghamton Airport,
moving northeast at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Johnson City, Endicott, Norwich, Maine, Sidney, Guilford, Plymouth,
North Norwich, Nanticoke and Coventry.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead to
minor flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 4233 7530 4232 7541 4229 7542 4208 7617
      4226 7636 4274 7599 4274 7589 4272 7589
      4274 7527 4236 7526
time... Mot... loc 0327z 237deg 46kt 4220 7609


Mjm

Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:16 PM EDT Jul. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
southern Cortland County in central New York...
northeastern Tompkins County in central New York...

* until 1215 am EDT.

* At 915 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor
drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Cortland, Homer, Virgil, Groton, Dryden, Solon, McGraw, Harford,
Marathon and Freeville.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 4266 7596 4245 7595 4242 7640 4260 7642


Bjt